Employment Adviser – Support to Work
£10,400 per year
14 hours per week
At Scope our mission is to drive social change so that disabled people have the same opportunities as everyone else. We want to achieve everyday equality and support disabled people to get the best start in life, live the life they choose and be financially secure.
Be a Disability Gamechanger and join our Leeds Employment Team as an Employment Adviser. You will be delivering one or a combination of our portfolio of services across the team or even supporting the wider Employment Services Team nationally by delivering our services to our customers digitally. Your role will be to manage a caseload of disabled customers across our services, supporting and empowering them into volunteering, education, training or work whilst ensuring that all programme KPI’s are met. Alongside this you will be contacting and marketing our services to potential referral partners and employers.
We are looking to recruit an experienced employment adviser to join our team.
You will bring drive and enthusiasm to your role and can demonstrate that you care passionately about improving disabled people's lives by supporting them into employment. Being dynamic, results-driven, and comfortable working to targets with a proven track record of achieving outcomes both digitally and in face-to-face meetings will enable you to succeed within the role. You will be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, strong organisational skills and be confident delivering the service to our customers on either a one-one basis or within group- based delivery (currently all being delivered digitally).
We ask you demonstrate an appreciation of Scope’s values and ambition of achieving Everyday Equality for disabled people.
With a base at our Leeds Office, you will be required to travel to appointments with our customers or stakeholders across our delivery areas however, wider travel may be required to support the contract delivery.
ALL DELIVERY CURRENTLY BEING DELIVERED FROM HOME DUE TO RESTRICTIONS
Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) check
If you want to make a difference and become a Disability Gamechanger, we'd love to hear from you. Apply Today!
Close date: 11/02/2022
Equality and inclusion are at the heart of our mission and we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace.
We work hard to ensure that we are making exciting opportunities available to all, and everyone feels valued, heard and respected so that we continue to build a high performance, high engagement culture.
We particularly welcome applications from disabled people, and guarantee interviews to disabled applicants who meet the minimum job criteria. Please let us know in your application if you are applying under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme.
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Our Values - Pioneering, Courageous, Connected, Open, Fair
By living our values and trusting each other, we empower our colleagues to make decisions. By giving our colleagues freedom and space to spark creativity for innovation, we can push boundaries, change mindsets and be empowered to change the game with grit and determination and a sense of urgency.
We encourage everyone to bring their whole selves to work and embrace our values of being open and fair, courageous, connected and pioneering. We believe hard work deserves reward and recognition and offer a wide range of benefits including 35 days annual leave in Retail, 27 days plus Bank Holidays working in our Head Office, flexible working (where we can), company pension, excellent training and career development, strong colleague networks across disability, race and LGBTQ+, wellbeing incentives like a discounted gym membership, cycle to work scheme, and much more.
Who we are at Scope?
Scope is a disability equality charity in England and Wales. Together we are Disability Gamechangers. We belong to one team, dedicated to achieving a society where all disabled people enjoy equality and fairness. Our mission is to achieve Everyday Equality for disabled people, and we campaign tirelessly to create change.